Democratizing Early Literacy Through Innovation

Developing literacy skills during early childhood is a critical foundation to later student success in school and life, but literacy remains a challenge for millions of children around the world. This session will explore how advances in learning science and emerging technologies are creating new opportunities to improve how young children acquire literacy and language skills through state of the art “invisible” assessments and screening tools.

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Martyn Farrows

SoapBox Labs

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Alex Figueras-Daniel

Teaching Strategies LLC

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Fumiko Hoeft

Brain Imaging Research Center at the University of Connecticut

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